A 3D-map is a 2D map shown in 3D, it is not the same as true 3D.

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ArcGIS Pro 3D rasters?

I am trying to use ArcGIS Pro to create a 3D scene using an elevation surface (.tif) generated from drone imagery. The tif is projected and contains the elevation information, but I cannot get ArcGIS ...
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Publishing 3D scene from ArcGIS Pro 1.2 - Extruded Polygons are not working

I am trying to publish this map to ArcGIS Online: These polygons are symbolized by color based on a categorical variable and extruded based on a numerical variable. When I publish this layer it is ...
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Vector under OSMbuildings

I would like to display a circle object under the OSMbuildings layer with OSMBuildings . I was trying to change zIndex, bringToBack(), bringToFront() but it doesn't work. I don't use my own GeoJSON ...
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using openlayers 3 and three.js to use openlayers 3 map as texture

I am trying to use Openlayers 3 along with three.js to use openlayers output map as texture. I found that openlayers 3 is webgl based and so is three.js. So they must be compatible. What I have done ...
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How to add 3D features in Online ArcGIS (Story Map)

How to add 3D features in Online ArcGIS (Story Map) - I created the 3D layers / features using ArcMap Desktop and ArcScene I'm a student and a newbie looking for detailed information.
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Is there any web-gl js libraries for creating 3D bar overlap city map? [closed]

Is there any some web-gl js libraries for creating 3D bar overlap city map? More details: http://ny.curbed.com/archives/2015/01/09/3d_map_shows_where_nyc_housing_is_priciest_cheapest.php ...
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3D queryable GIS

I've used GIS for many years, and now I'm moving into 3D GIS, but I have some questions. Say I have a 3D model of a viliage, I can get this into Blender, but I want to be able to run GIS type ...
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How do I create illuminated choropleth maps without converting symbology to representation? [duplicate]

I'm just wondering if anyone knows how to create illuminated choropleth maps ( I have rates and ratios at the community district level) without converting symbology to representation ( I have an ...
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Does ol3-cesium accept DEM files?

I'm using OpenLayers 3.6.0. I want to use ol3-cesium. Ol3-cesium use cesium for glob visualization. I have a question: In ol3-cesium, Can I see Ups and downs of land? In other words Does it accept ...
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Cross-platform 3D mapping solutions

I am a new software developer who created an application at my work that continually displays content on the Google Earth desktop application using KML. My work now would like a mobile solution to my ...
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Interactions in OpenLayers 3 - Cesium?

I went through the oL3- Cesium examples provided on their website. There was an example here which comprised of selecting the features in 2D view and the same will be reflected in the 3D one as well. ...
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What are the different tools / libraries available for 3D map generation?

Like in OpenLayers 3- Cesium integration, OpenLayers3 handles the features and functionalities pertaining to the map while the Cesium counterpart handles the 3D view or the globe view. Likewise, what ...
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How to visualize a point cloud in 3D with GRASS?

I'm new with qgis and grass so I'm sorry if there is a straightforward answer for this question but I can't seem to get it done. I've imported a pointcloud into qgis from a datafile. Now i'd like to ...
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How to add Simple 3d Bar Graph on top of 2d Feature class in ArcMap

I am trying to add a simple bar graph on top of a map in ArcMap. The idea is very simple, to calculate x,y (suppose building area vs building name) and create a bar graph of it. This can easily be ...
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LiDAR point cloud to 3D model of street [duplicate]

I am looking for a way to convert point cloud collected through a Riegl LiDAR scanner to a perfect 3D model of a town. The sample data is from vehicle mounted scanner, but final data is going to be ...
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How to make a 3d visualisation of different peat layer to show the height of each layer?

I have bore hole point data that has about 5 to 7 types of peat layer and also has several depths. I also have digital elevation data of the area. I need to interpolate these layers separately, then ...
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Navigation/Routing in 3D View On Android

I need to build a navigation/routing application in 3D view like sygic, what are the available options if any? Are there any existing open source or proprietary 3D mapping/libraries. I have checked ...
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How to: script convertion from SRTM to 3D printable file?

Given a STRM3.tiff file as input. How to convert this STRM.tiff file into a 3D printable file ? which I may load into most 3D printers' sofwares. My objective is to print some terran, lunar, or ...
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Digitizing map into three dimension?

Can somebody help me in making 3-dimensional map from 2-dimensional??some software reference or some tool which can do this. I know the height of the building and other aspects....
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What must be learned to build 3D web map? [closed]

I wish to build a 3D web map based on Silverlight or JavaScript. I cannot build 3D in Silverlight. What I should do then? Should I learn "Balder" or OpenGL or what? I must do it before 09/2014. Can ...
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How to locate a house on the 3D Map correctly?

I've done my 3D map generation in WebGL/THREE.JS project and have an issue with the building locations. I have the data about building position ( its polygon ) from DB server, but first of all I want ...
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How to limit a specific area in order to have a topographic 3D map using MatLab?

I am using MatLab, I want to build a topographic 3D map, I am following this guide, I have been doing the steps listed on the section Draping Geoid Heights over Topography, and I do not have any ...
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Cesium 3D Map help

I am new to cesium and I want to display 3d shapefile using cesium.Conversion of shapefile in czml and display into cesium in main hurdle.
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What KML features are suitable to display 3D atmospheric density data using Google Earth?

I wish to use Google Earth to visualise and explore 3D atmospheric density data. In my case it is ionospheric electron density, which is a niche area, but I can imagine this might have been done by ...
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3D maps on web application [duplicate]

1) Is there any web API which can show 3D trajectory below earth surface and can consume the ArcGIS feature service which can work closely with ArcGIS web platform. 2) Is there any way to publish ...
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Examples of 3D Maps?

Similar to beautiful maps example is there any similar collection for 3D maps?
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Is it possible to display 3-D maps in ArcGIS Java Script API?

We are going to create 3D maps in ArcGIS Desktop with the help of 3d analyst extension and then I want to integrate those maps with ArcGIS Java Script API 3.2/3.3 (after publishing maps on server ...